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    Configuring Static Host Mapping (NSM Procedure)

    You can map a hostname to one or more IP addresses and aliases, and you can configure an International Organization for Standardization (ISO) system identifier (system ID).

    To configure static host mapping:

    1. In the NSM navigation tree, select Device Manager > Devices.
    2. Click the Device Tree tab. Then double-click the device for which you want to configure static host mapping.
    3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, select System > Static Host Mapping.
    4. Click the plus sign (+) to add static host mapping.
    5. Add or modify settings as specified in the Table 1.
    6. Click one:
      • OK—Saves the changes.
      • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.
      • Apply—Applies the static host mapping settings.

    Table 1: Static Host Mapping Configuration Details



    Your Action


    Specifies the fully qualified name of the system.

    Enter the name of the system.


    Supplies a descriptive comment of the system.

    (Optional) Enter a comment.


    Specifies the ISO system ID. This is the 6-byte portion of the Intermediate System-to-Intermediate System (IS-IS) network service access point (NSAP).

    Enter the system identifier address.

    Note: We recommend to use the host’s IP address represented in binary-coded decimal (BCD) format.

    static-host-mapping > Alias/Inet/Inet6


    Specifies the hostname information.

    Click + to enter any one of the following:

    • Alias—Specifies the alias for the hostname.
    • Inet—Specifies one or more IP addresses for the host.
    • Inet6—Specifies the 6 byte IP address for the host.

    Published: 2013-01-06